Shaker Historical Society

We inspire people to engage in and celebrate the Shaker Heights story and its impact on the region… past, present, and future.

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Reserve for Garden Tour

Always held on Father's Day weekend, the Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights Garden Tour is a major fundraiser that supports the Shaker Historical Society’s commitment to historic preservation, education, and community engagement. This event is also produced in partnership with Cuyahoga Arts & Culture and the Ohio History Connection.

2017 Cocktails In The Garden

2017 Gracious Gardens Tour

14th Annual Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights 

The Shaker Historical Society will host its

14th Annual Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights weekend

on June 15-17, 2018.

This highly popular Father’s Day weekend event attracts garden lovers from across the region. The Garden Tour tickets will go on sale very soon in May. You may make reservations NOW for the Cocktails in the Garden Party on June 15th from 6-9pm at a very grand historic property on South Park Blvd. Hearty hors d'oeuvres, signature cocktail and wine, live music by Jim Carr and valet parking by Precision Services. Tickets for the party are only $85 pp.


EIGHT AMAZING GARDENS are on the tour this year. GARDEN TOUR TICKETS will go on sale by May 26th. You can reserve your ticket now and then collect from the Shaker Historical Society after May 26th. Watch facebook and this page for updates if the printer sends them sooner!


THANK YOU Liberatore Landscape Construction, Eastside Landscaping, 

 Bremec on the Heights, Angelotta Landscape Associates, 

     New Vista Enterprises, Gali's Garden Center, Aristotle Design Group,   

       HAM Landscaping, & Carnegie Investment Counsel. 

The eight beautiful gardens that were featured as part of the Gracious Gardens Sunday tour are sure to inspire you to create your own outdoor oasis like the designs you’ll see within the city of Shaker Heights.

The Friday evening Cocktails in the Garden Party is held at a private home with superb historic architecture and gardens. This garden has twice been a highlight of the Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights tour and was featured in Fine Garden Gardening magazine for its “Curve Appeal.”


Gracious Gardens of Shaker Heights

Make reservations now to join us for


in the Garden

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 Interested in sponsoring the 14th Annual Gracious Gardens Series? Download the Sponsor form below!